Ghost are a Swedish heavy metal band from Linköping, consisting of Papa Emeritus III and the Nameless Ghouls.
Formed in 2008, the band wears costumes, including dark hooded robes, masks and cardinal dress. They released their debut album, ‘Opus Eponymous’, in 2010, followed by ‘Infestissumam’ in 2013 and ‘Meliora’ in 2015. Their latest record 'Prequelle' was released on June 1, 2018.
The band have headlined their own shows and tours across the UK, USA and Europe, and have played festivals such as Reading and Leeds. Ghost headed out on their The Popestar Tour in spring 2017, reaching the UK and Europe. before some headline shows across the US, amongst slots supporting Iron Maiden.
They return for the 'Rats on the Road Tour' in 2018, supporting 'Prequelle' and its new single, Rats. Ghost travel across the US through spring, summer and autumn. They'll hit up London’s Royal Albert Hall in September, too. Catch them live by checking out the tour dates and concert ticket information below on Stereoboard.
Tue 5th Jun 2018
Photo: Mikael Eriksson
Ghost have returned to engulf the world in hellish flames on their fourth album and most scintillating statement to date, ‘Prequelle’. But this time around the masked metallers wreak havoc through music far closer in spirit to ABBA and Duran Duran than Pentagram and Blue Öyster Cult.